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by SGBoyxxx
Sun, 31 May 2020 11:57 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Working from home decreasing or increasing productivity?
Replies: 25
Views: 1282

Re: Working from home decreasing or increasing productivity?

... around with better values to chose, so why would you chose a place that's still in 20th century if you have a choice. Not to mention that after covid19 you would think that even the thickest most conservative CIO, CEO and ciso realise that many jobs can be done remotely and cheaper with flexible ...
by ProvenPracticalFlexible
Sun, 31 May 2020 11:47 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Working from home decreasing or increasing productivity?
Replies: 25
Views: 1282

Re: Working from home decreasing or increasing productivity?

... around with better values to chose, so why would you chose a place that's still in 20th century if you have a choice. Not to mention that after covid19 you would think that even the thickest most conservative CIO, CEO and ciso realise that many jobs can be done remotely and cheaper with flexible ...
by martincymru
Sat, 30 May 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: US cuts ties with WHO amid Covid19
Replies: 1
Views: 119

Re: US cuts ties with WHO amid Covid19

The WHO now accept that the Swedish (lite lock-down) may work
by abbby
Sat, 30 May 2020 11:48 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: US cuts ties with WHO amid Covid19
Replies: 1
Views: 119

US cuts ties with WHO amid Covid19

What a timing...and also the blaming game doesn't seem to end. I think we've got bigger problems now than just finger pointing. :???:
by bgd
Fri, 29 May 2020 6:55 pm
Forum: Business in Singapore
Topic: AirBnB, WeWork
Replies: 4
Views: 407

Re: AirBnB, WeWork

... renters is more properties available, for less and the quality is better. Do AirBnB owner generally get better yields than long term rents (pre-covid19)? I think so. I guess it depends where you are based. Returns would be pretty good in the tourist hot spots. The other advantage is that the ...
by abbby
Fri, 29 May 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: Business in Singapore
Topic: AirBnB, WeWork
Replies: 4
Views: 407

Re: AirBnB, WeWork

... term solution? Unless, there's no demand for long term let's say in UK.. Do AirBnB owner generally get better yields than long term rents (pre-covid19)?
by x9200
Fri, 29 May 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Zero locals/PRwith covid19 for the first time today?
Replies: 4
Views: 249

Re: Zero locals/PRwith covid19 for the first time today?

Today 3 so far. Ups and downs but hopefully on decline....
I like MOH daily situation reports:
https://www.moh.gov.sg/covid-19/situation-report

They show the trends we all (with some exceptions) want to see.
by abbby
Fri, 29 May 2020 11:06 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Zero locals/PRwith covid19 for the first time today?
Replies: 4
Views: 249

Re: Zero locals/PRwith covid19 for the first time today?

Oh bummer...I read the earlier news was zero ... :(
by x9200
Fri, 29 May 2020 9:38 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Zero locals/PRwith covid19 for the first time today?
Replies: 4
Views: 249

Re: Zero locals/PRwith covid19 for the first time today?

Let's be optimistic but also notice this is based on a single day results and it is not 0 for the community (as per MOH later update): COVID-19: 28 May update New cases: 373 - Imported: 0 - Cases in community: 1 (1 Work Pass holder) - Cases residing in dormitories: 372 Of new cases, 99% are linked t...
by PNGMK
Fri, 29 May 2020 9:33 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Zero locals/PRwith covid19 for the first time today?
Replies: 4
Views: 249

Re: Zero locals/PRwith covid19 for the first time today?

yes and you can see the ton of the news has changed. Talk of opening up the retail and F&B sectors earlier.
by abbby
Thu, 28 May 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Zero locals/PRwith covid19 for the first time today?
Replies: 4
Views: 249

Zero locals/PRwith covid19 for the first time today?

Seems like it's the first time there is zero locals /PR with the covid19.. :D
by abbby
Wed, 27 May 2020 10:39 am
Forum: Business in Singapore
Topic: Many businesses realised they had zero social media presence/online presence during Covid19
Replies: 0
Views: 123

Many businesses realised they had zero social media presence/online presence during Covid19

Because business was so good before, they didn't need any online presence before, but I guess the Covid19 must have taken them by surprise that with times like this, and zero social media presence and online presence, they are probably going to kiss their businesses goodbye ...
by abbby
Mon, 25 May 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: Business in Singapore
Topic: Businesses are affected so badly
Replies: 2
Views: 260

Re: Businesses are affected so badly

Many SMEs, F&Bs' will be gone by the time covid19 is over. People have mouths at home to feed, not only they need to feed the ongoing rentals and wages, they also need to feed their families. With no revenue streaming in during these many months ...
by CarmenWong0123
Mon, 25 May 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: PR approval chance in 2020
Replies: 151
Views: 19933

Re: PR approval chance in 2020

Thanks for replying! I got a letter from ICA today but it's not about approval or rejection. They just said the processing time is longer due to COVID19 and appreciate my patience. That's it lol.
by rkumar23
Mon, 25 May 2020 11:57 am
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: Letter from ICA - Covid 19 Impact
Replies: 6
Views: 2035

Re: Letter from ICA - Covid 19 Impact

I had applied for my wife PR and after 10 months received the same letter last week...Obviously as earlier stated it's computer generated and as most of the time things remain behind the curtain no outcome date ...it only state is delayed due to COVID19 ...everything seems jamed because of COVID19...

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